Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Bird: ornithosis.

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  • of or pertaining to birds

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form fr. Gr. 'o`rnis, 'o`rniqos, a bird.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

New Latin ornītho-, from Greek, from ornīs, ornīth-, bird; see or- in Indo-European roots.

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From Ancient Greek ὄρνιθ- (ornith-), the stem of ὄρνις (ornis, "bird").

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